Students wishing to apply to the New LVMH Chair should have a global mindset and proficiency in English. 

They should also possess a strong analytical as well as a creative skill set, allowing them to understand the “big picture” of the luxury industry while maintaining a keen focus on the details. 

Finally, students can have an interest in working in any sector of the luxury industry, ranging from creation, marketing and communication and retail to supply chain, manufacturing, and finance. 

Number of students admitted: max. 50 per year

LVMH Chair is only available to ESSEC students in MSc in Management and Advanced Master in Marketing. You first have to become an ESSEC STUDENT before applying to the Chair.

Application Procedure

All ESSEC students in MSc in Management and Advanced Master in Marketing programs are welcome to apply.

Admission steps are as follows:

  • 1st step: view digital content on two fields of expertise of your choice (out of five) on our exclusive platform and complete a short quiz for each of them; then submit your 5 min video in your personal space. In this video, you will have to concisely answer the following questions:
      • What does luxury mean to you and how do you think the luxury market will develop in the next several years?
      • Why do you want to work in the luxury sector?
    Make sure your file is in MP4 or as a video link (Youtube, Vimeo). Also, the weight of your video file cannot exceed 50 MB (Deadline: October 10th, 2019 at midnight).
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  • 2nd step: evaluation of your application by our jury.
  • 3rd step: if you are selected, you will participate to a collective assessment; our jury will observe your individual contribution but also the way you integrate, collaborate and behave within a group (October 21st, 2019). If you are abroad at this time, we will arrange a Skype interview. 

Should you have any question concerning the recruitement process, please contact Julie Portet, the chair coordinator.

Good luck to all!